Detail : Lot 58

Lot No: 58
Date: 1939, May 25
Est. price: £500.00
Category: Bermuda

Description: RARE FIRST ACEPTANCE OF FRENCH MAIL FOR BERMUDA, Marseilles to Hamilton, bs 31/5, via New York bs 27/5, scarce 'Republic of France'/Trans-Atlantic First Flight cover, franked F12.25, canc Marseille 25-5-39, typed 'France-Bermuda', etiquette tied by Marseille-Gare ostmark, uncommon black official flight cachet. NOT LISTED in Clarke, and the first we have seen in 20 years. So it must be rare, if not the only one. A once in a lifetime item In superb condition.

Bid:
(Bermuda) RARE FIRST ACEPTANCE OF FRENCH MAIL FOR BERMUDA, Marseilles to Hamilton, bs 31/5, via New York bs 27/5, scarce 'Republic of France'/Trans-Atlantic First Flight cover, franked F12.25, canc Marseille 25-5-39, typed 'France-Bermuda', etiquette tied by Marseille-Gare ostmark, uncommon black official flight cachet. NOT LISTED in Clarke, and the first we have seen in 20 years. So it must be rare, if not the only one. A once in a lifetime item In superb condition.
(Bermuda) RARE FIRST ACEPTANCE OF FRENCH MAIL FOR BERMUDA, Marseilles to Hamilton, bs 31/5, via New York bs 27/5, scarce 'Republic of France'/Trans-Atlantic First Flight cover, franked F12.25, canc Marseille 25-5-39, typed 'France-Bermuda', etiquette tied by Marseille-Gare ostmark, uncommon black official flight cachet. NOT LISTED in Clarke, and the first we have seen in 20 years. So it must be rare, if not the only one. A once in a lifetime item In superb condition.